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Save $20.00 with a Spruill Center for the Arts Membership - New and Renewal

Course Number: 232PTSA050

Dates: Saturday, April 15 - May 20, 2023
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Meets: Sa from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM , 6 sessions

Fee: $370.00

This course ended on May 20, 2023

Dive into Atlanta’s street art scene. This 6-week course includes a mix of talks, mixed media projects, and field trips.
Week 1: Intro to Street Art Lecture with an urban art scholar
Week 2: ATL Street Art Tour in the city
Week 3: Intro to Graffiti with a graffiti historian and stylewriter
Week 4: Graffiti Painting Workshop on the Beltline
Week 5: Artist Studio with a local muralist
Week 6: Public Art Workshop using either paint or chalk

NOTE: Classes will be held at Spruill AND Atlanta locations. Students will meet at Spruill for the first class and receive a syllabus with meeting locations for subsequent classes.
All materials included in course fee. No additional fees or supplies needed.

Students receive a Digital Certificate with a Street Art Resource Guide and images of completed projects

What You’ll Learn in This Course
- The cultural significance of street art. The iconic Atlanta murals, edgier and even anonymous artists, and issues being addressed.
- Nuanced differences between street art, graffiti culture and public art practice.
- Awareness and aesthetic sensitivity to urban art. Fluency in various techniques – such as murals, tagging, wildstyle, stencils, and wheatpastes.
- How to support public art and artists
- Mixed media skills in graffiti painting and murals. Lettering, creating shapes and figures, and working with dimension. Two-hour workshops provide plenty of creative time and one-on-one instruction.
Fee: $370.00

Save $20.00 with a Spruill Center for the Arts Membership - New and Renewal

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)Non-member$ 370.00
Optional FeeDonation$ 1.00
Date Day Time Location
04/15/2023Saturday2:30 PM to 4:30 PM RM 205
04/22/2023Saturday2:30 PM to 4:30 PM OFFSITE
04/29/2023Saturday2:30 PM to 4:30 PM RM 205
05/06/2023Saturday2:30 PM to 4:30 PM OFFSITE
05/13/2023Saturday2:30 PM to 4:30 PM RM 205
05/20/2023Saturday2:30 PM to 4:30 PM OFFSITE


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